Morning ritual

Monday, November 8th, 2010 UTC

morning ritual:
sloth is drowned quickly
in a dark puddle.

Dark incantation

Monday, November 8th, 2010 UTC

bitter potation
that will swiftly raise the dead;
dark incantation.

Bitter aftertaste

Monday, November 8th, 2010 UTC

bitter aftertaste
concealed behind fruity tones;
affair of the heart.

Cup of poison

Monday, November 8th, 2010 UTC

a cup of poison,
sipped a mouthful at a time
—to the bitter end.

Gulp of fury

Monday, November 8th, 2010 UTC

a gulp of fury,
anger slithers down the throat
—bitter fumes swing by.

Haiku about waiting in a coffee-house

Thursday, October 4th, 2007 UTC

Chiming ceramic.
Stirring; shapes traced on the foam
of a lukewarm cup.